Please watch this orientation video ahead of your arrival. It contains general information
about serving as a juror and will help us keep things running smoothly and efficiently. Also, please view the Juror Answer Book that's posted below prior to the date of service and for reference throughout the term.
Jury Answer Book
Any requests for excusal, whether for specific dates or the entire term, must be submitted in writing either on your included or online Juror Registration, by separate letter mailed or hand-delivered to the Clerk's Office, or by email to
firstname.lastname@example.org. Please submit your registration form as soon as possible. Unless you have been directly contacted and told you have been excused, you are summoned to report as follows:
The following information is for October Term 2023 Jurors:
Panel A, the trial scheduled on December 4 has been canceled.
Panel A needs to report on December 14 at 8:00 a.m.
Panel B, the trial scheduled on December 7 has been canceled.
Panel B needs to report on December 19 at 8:00 a.m.
Panel C, the trial scheduled on November 29 has been canceled.
Panel C needs to report on December 18 at 8:00 a.m.
Updated November 21, 2023, at 3:34 p.m.
1) How often should I check the Jury Information Line and/or website?
Check the Jury Information Line and/or website frequently (for example: once/twice a week) but definitely the NIGHT BEFORE and the MORNING OF the date your panel is to report to be sure you are still needed to report that day. Juries can cancel at any time during the term. Please keep yourself aware of any changes in reporting dates. You are ONLY needed to report on the date that your panel is given.
2) What if I need to be excused on a date that I did not list on my Juror Registration Sheet/What if I need more room to elaborate on my request?
If you need to be excused for a date(s) that you did not list on
your Juror Registration Sheet, or if you need to elaborate on your request, please write a letter addressed to the Honorable Judge with your request and e-mail it to:
You may also send it to:
55 East Main Street, Suite 1, Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
Attn: Juror Administrator
or drop it off in person at the Montgomery County Circuit Court Clerk's Office on the first floor
of the new Courthouse.
3) Where should I park when I report for Jury Duty?
Public parking is in the Pepper Street lot behind the courthouse which is adjacent to the Courthouse.
If you have any other questions or concerns, please contact our office at (540) 382-5760.